The cheapest times to fly from HIR to SAN are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • April 30th to July 29th (except the week of June 4th)
  • November 26th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from HIR to SAN is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $6908 for Thursday flights during mid December, or as low as $1302 for Tuesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to San Diego

Flying from Honiara (HIR) to San Diego, CA (SAN) will usually cost between $1310 to $4765 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $1328. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $3931. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2604 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1590 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HIR to SAN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the HIR to SAN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

HIR to SAN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HIR to SAN flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Honiara. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SAN, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into HIR. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to San Diego, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Honiara. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $6460 (58%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1504. Return trip prices are from the SAN to HIR flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from HIR to SAN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 12 hour 4 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from HIR to SAN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from SAN
  • Usually 7.11% less expensive than SAN
  • 1-layover flights available

See HIR to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HIR to SAN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air New Zealand, American, Delta, Fiji Airways, Qantas, Solomon, United, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from San Diego International Airport to Honiara International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6154 miles or 9904 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HIR to SAN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HIR to SAN flight is about 12 hour 4 minutes.

How many flights go between Honiara and San Diego, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from HIR to SAN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code HIR
Origination airport name Honiara International Airport
City Honiara
Country the Solomon Islands
Latitude -9.4
Longitude 160.1

Return Airport

Destination code SAN
Destination airport name San Diego International Airport
City San Diego, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 32.7
Longitude -117.2


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